Advice

Why you should re-think retainers

Many entrepreneurs and SME owners feel that paying a retainer fee for their accounting is something only corporates do. That’s a misconception: having a remote accountant on retainer is a boon for your business. Traditionally accountants bill in two ways: By the hour,...

What is a CFO (and why your business needs one)

Many accounting service providers have the acronym ‘CFO’ in their company title, but not all are created equal. The truth is, few actually have qualified and experienced CFOs on their teams. YourCFO is one of the few. But are CFOs even needed? What does ‘CFO’ mean? Is...

How to choose the right accounting software

If you own an SME, there’s no doubt that you battle with things like keeping track of invoicing and chasing up on old payments. And, if you’re using accounting software, even the most ‘seamless’ platforms come with their own headaches – especially if you just chose...